A Tragedy at Loveston: Fascinating talk by David Llewellyn

Posted by on Mar 17, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive | No Comments

As part of its continuing series of talks on local history, Tenby Museum once again welcomed David Llewellyn, an archivist with a keen interest in the history of local mining, to give a talk on the Loveston Colliery disaster of 1936. Many knew of the tragic events that took place at Landshipping in 1844 but […]

100% Tenby

The current exhibition at Tenby Museum and Art Gallery, rightly entitled “100% Tenby” is a little different from usual. It is, said Trustee Kathy Talbot, a ‘cornucopia of Tenby’ – Jan Regmortel who has a great love of Tenby and lived here as a child, has, over 25 years, collected paintings of Tenby and has […]

St Davids Day competition

Posted by on Feb 26, 2019 in Blog, News | No Comments

Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus! Happy St Davids day! To celebrate our Welsh heritage this week,We are giving away 6 Adult Annual Passes for you & your family, (Kids already have free entrance) This includes free daily entrance to the Museum & Art Gallery for a whole year! Post your pictures on own social media sites https://www.facebook.com/tenbymuseumandartgallery/ of […]

Review of Greenwich Meantime & Navigation at sea- A talk with Mick Brown

Posted by on Feb 22, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

Mick Brown gave a fascinating talk last night at Tenby Museum on the history of navigation.  He started the talk by discussing how animals navigate in comparison to humans before examining in more detail the history of maritime navigation.  This, he illustrated, was all based around the accuracy of coordinates, namely working out the latitude […]

100% Tenby -New Art Exhibition Open’s 9th March

Works from the collection of Jan Regemortel. The Exhibition will be running in the Gallery at Tenby Museum from Saturday 9th of March until Sunday 7th of April. Official opening 9th March 2-4pm. This latest Exhibition features Jan’s generous collection, which features Tenby Town. Jan was born in Belle Vue Chambers, the top flat above […]

‘Night At the Museum’ Event

Posted by on Feb 15, 2019 in Blog | No Comments

Families and children are invited for one night only to see what happens when everyone has gone home at Tenby’s Museum & art gallery. The night will begin from our resident guide who will take you through the spectacular galleries and to visit the dungeon doors.   Find the historical spirits, Collect the clues, travel […]

Review of Tenby Museums’s Murder Mystery night!

Posted by on Feb 14, 2019 in Blog | No Comments

The Friends of Tenby Museum and Art Gallery put on a very successful event last Friday, on the 8thof February at the Giltar hotel. The ticket included a 2-course meal, which the Giltar generously delivered.The murder mystery night was hosted by the acting group ‘Harveys Players’ and was set in Carew airfield during World War […]

Art Exhibition Official Opening ‘Drawings and Paintings’ Pamela Burns & David Field

On Saturday the 2nd of February we will be opening a new Exhibition ‘Drawings and Paintings’ From Pamela Burns and David Field At Tenby Museum & Art Gallery. The official opening will be from 2pm-4pm on the Saturday and the exhibition will be displayed in our gallery until the 2nd of March. Pamela Burns was […]

Loveston Colliery Disaster – A talk with David Llewellyn

Posted by on Jan 25, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, Forthcoming Events, News | No Comments

Join us at Tenby Museum and art Gallery for a talk on the ‘Loveston colliery Disaster’ with David Llewellyn, where we learn a little of the mining history of Pembrokeshire. We then focus in on this event that shocked the whole community to it’s very core in 1936. We learn about the miners who were […]

Murder Mystery Evening

Posted by on Jan 23, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, Forthcoming Events, News | No Comments

Sleuths needed! Keep Calm and Carry on at Carew It is 1943 and, as Carew village prepares for its annual Flower and Produce Show, a murder is discovered! As a guest of the Murder Mystery Evening, you will be invited to help solve ‘who dunnit’ during an evening of hilarity and heinous deeds. This is […]